FSOMA Lynn Thames Scholarship 2023

Opens: Now Open 

Deadline: December 31, 2022

Winners Announced: January 2023

Damita Hartz AP FSOMA Board Director, presents a scholarship award and certificate to future Acupuncture Physician, Brehanna Jacobs student at Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine.Awarded 1/2023

  • Be a current 2nd or 3rd year student with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Be a current student member of FSOMA
  • Attend a participating Florida ACAHM accredited acupuncture school
  • Have 2 letters of recommendation from either an AOM teacher or school administrator attesting to your leadership
  • Submit an application and include either a 500-word Essay or 2-3 min video
  • The 500-word essay or a 2-3 minute video presentation should share your reasons for studying acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and contain your thoughts on the meaning of leadership in the AOM profession
Award Amount:

$1000 paid by check to the recipient to be used to further their education and leadership development.

Website Link: https://www.fsoma.org/student-scholarship

Trudy McAlister Foundation AOM Scholarship Fund 2023

Opens: November 2022

Must Turn into DRCOM Admin: January 10th, 2023

Postmark Deadline: January 15th, 2023 (college must send applications)

Winners Notified: April 15, 2023

  • Completed at least one full academic year of their professional training.
  • Each college may nominate up to three students.
  • Applicants must be United States citizens.
  • A minimum 3.1 GPA from Undergraduate college work and AOM college grades is recommended, although all applications that qualify in other requirements will be reviewed. Transcripts that show Pass/Fail results will also be reviewed.
Award Amount:

The scholarship awards for 2021 ranged between $500 to $2,000 each. We hope to increase these amounts for 2022. The amounts are determined by how many schools, organizations, and individuals donate to and sponsor this program. The scholarship award(s) will directly offset the specific student’s tuition at the recipient’s college. The awards will be announced in April every year. Recipients of the Scholarship Awards are notified. Those applicants that do not qualify will not be notified.

Website Link: http://trudymcalisterfoundation.org/

Application: http://trudymcalisterfoundation.org/index.php/application/

NuHerbs Co. Scholarship 2022

Opens: To Be Announced!

Deadline: To Be Announced!

*Currently on hiatus due to school schedules being disrupted.  Hopeful to return in 2022.

  • Be a Current Oriental Medicine Student
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Attend a participating school (DRCOM is a Participating School)
Award Amount:

Three Scholarship are awarded:

Nuherbs® Scholarship ($2,000.00)

Herbal Times® Scholarship ($1,500.00)

Jade Dragon® Scholarship ($1,000.00)

Scholarships are awarded specifically to assist with tuition at a traditional oriental medicine institution accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Every participant will receive a $30 gift certificate from Nuherbs.

Website Link: https://nuherbs.com/nuherbs-tcm-scholarships